Hardware

The foundation for the EDGE ASI system is the IBM eServerĀ® i5, a powerful, integrated system that offers an operating system, database security, and communication in a single platform. As part of the Power Systems family of servers, this system packs enough processing power to handle high-impact workloads while boosting overall performance.

With the IBM eServerĀ® i5, you will have:

  • A faster, more reliable, and highly secure environment
  • Flexibility to add upgrades to supplement application performance
  • High capacity and availability to prevent downtime
  • Virus-proof security to protect your storage and networking

Hardware Support

The EDGE ASI system comes equipped with additional hardware components to help support several operating tasks including:

  • Ethernet Terminals
  • Thin Clients HP t5740
  • Real-Time Hand-Held capabilities – total lot control, optional barcode scanning vin and stock number (from vehicle registration, gate check-out, to physical inventory)
  • Wireless Lot/Lane label Zebra QL420+ printers
  • Rugged or Non-Rugged Tablets for condition report writing
  • Touch screens for customer self-service
  • Card swipes capable of reading either barcode or magnet dealer cards
  • Printers – Laser, Dot Matrix, Thermal Transfer and Direct Thermal